"Makes a reader feel like a time traveler plopped down among men
who were by turns vicious and visionary."--The Christian
The modern American economy was the creation of four men: Andrew
Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. P. Morgan. They
were the giants of the Gilded Age, a moment of riotous growth
that established America as the richest, most inventive, and most
productive country on the planet.... more...